Poetry Ireland Review Issue 129 is a fitting finale to Eavan Boland's term as editor.
The issue features a total of 51 poets and includes reviews of new titles from Stephen Sexton, Tracy K Smith and many more, along with Thomas McCarthy's expert appraisal of Making Integral: Critical Essays on Richard Murphy.
Poem of the week
The seats haven’t changed
since last year. Bodies wash up
marooned by the news.
Someone’s been at the volume.
A girl smiles – they were sat there.
Football shirts run free
down the wrong walkway, with pints,
bend their knees, wait for sea legs